Tag Archive: new england

Wychmere Beach Club, Harwich, Cape Cod Massachusetts

Wychmere Beach Club, Harwich, Cape Cod…. Purchase print here… Recently I have been posting photos from various locations on Cape Cod. One of the most scenic harbors is Wychmere Harbor, in Harwich on… Continue reading

New England Life – Quahogging

Many a weekend you can drive down to ocean inlets and find many people quahogging. Don’t know what that means? Here is an excerpt from Wikipedia. The hard clam (Mercenaria mercenaria), also known as a quahog (or quahaug), round clam,… Continue reading

Moored for the Day

Purchase print here… Every time hubby and I take the time to go to the beach or take a drive along the coast I feel so, so fortunate. I love the ocean. I… Continue reading

Standing Guard

Purchase print here… This seagull let me walk right up to him and he wouldn’t flinch. He was standing his ground watching over the pier and the entire fishing fleet in Chatham on… Continue reading

Racing Home!

Purchase print here… As hubby and I were walking the beach in Chatham this past Saturday we watched this boat come racing back towards the harbor. There was something special about this shot… Continue reading

Scenic and beautiful Wychmere Harbor, Cape Cod

If you are ever on Cape Cod head east on Route 28 into Harwich. Eventually the road will meander by this gorgeous little harbor. In the summer the harbor is dotted with all… Continue reading

Just Ambling Along

These are one of those photos I snapped that is one of my favorite’s. It shows an elderly man ambling along with his little dog and just throughly enjoying the day. I found… Continue reading

A Final Look, Temperatures are starting to Warm

Ironically this past weekend we received 16″ of snow on top of what was already on the ground. It had been a balmy 23 degrees. Now they predict by the end of this… Continue reading

More of Nature’s Beauty

Well if you can’t fight it you may as well embrace it! That is how I feel about these relentless snowstorms we have been having weekly since December. One of the snowiest winters… Continue reading

Bridge to a View

Hemlock Wooden Covered Bridge, Fryeburg Maine. Purchase print here… I am always amazed at the level of construction that goes into a wooden covered bridge. They are a piece of art to behold.… Continue reading

A Raging Snowstorm

I always feel so fortunate to live within a very short distance of the ocean. I never take it for granted. Hubby and I go to the beach mostly in the off-season to… Continue reading

Our Word View – Word of the Week = BILLOWING

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE OF THE… Continue reading

Fryeburg Fair Amusement Park Maine

Last October my hubby, some family, and friends all took a trip to Maine. Of course it was while the Fryeburg Fair was on. I have mentioned this event previously. It is the… Continue reading

The Bug Light, Plymouth Harbor, Massachusetts

If you are in a boat headed out into Cape Cod Bay from Plymouth Harbor you always pass the “Bug Light”. It marks the entrance to Plymouth Harbor and safe passage by the… Continue reading

Fryeburg Maine a Winter Wonderland

It’s so hard to describe this scene as it unfolded. We were driving down a side road and as we came around a bend, then crossed a river, slowly the mountains rose on… Continue reading

Red Roofed Barn, Denmark, Maine

There are areas of Maine that are very rural. Denmark Maine fits that bill. In winter the old beautiful homes and barns just want to make you pack your bags, throw a for… Continue reading

Winter at the Brewster Gardens in Plymouth

Sometimes you come upon a view and it just seems as though it was taken out of a storybook. This was one of those times. The moment was perfect. It was snowing lightly… Continue reading

Morgan Attends Her First Small Town Xmas Parade

We had a very busy weekend with Morgan. The enchanted village in Hyannis. Lunch with Dad and Nana. Then to finish it all off a Christmas Parade at Mashpee Commons! It was a… Continue reading

Bridgton Maine

Print available for purchase on ETSY… Sometimes you visit a location and it just transports you back to a different time. Bridgton Maine is one of those locations. About three hours north of… Continue reading

Old State House, Boston, Massachusetts

Print available for purchase on ETSY here… Smack dab in downtown Boston right around the corner from Faneuil Hall is the iconic landmark the Old State House. This is a prime example of… Continue reading

A Light Snow Drifts Slowly Down

A light snow slowly drifts down to blanket a river in white. A beautiful and perfect winter day in Maine.

A Rainbow of Fall Colors in New England

I just can’t post enough photos of New England in the fall. It is an absolutely mesmerizing time! The colors: vibrant red, bright orange, lemon yellow, russet brown, and of course green so,… Continue reading

A New England Kind of Fall

There is nothing as colorful or beautiful as New England in the fall. The vibrant colors are as if you are looking at a magnificent oil painting. Fiery reds, brilliant oranges and luminescent… Continue reading

Why Oh Why Do I Love Cape Cod

I never take for granted the fact that no matter where I go I can just about find ocean within ten to fifteen minutes. I feel so blessed that I can pop in… Continue reading

Black Eyed Susan

Black Eyed Susan’s pop up in gardens all over Cape Cod in late July into August. To me they just resonate happiness. And yet at the same time they are one of the… Continue reading

A Cape Cod Holiday Celebration

One thing I absolutely love about Sandwich the Town I live in on Cape Cod is the small town feel. In the summer they have concerts at the bandstand at night. It is… Continue reading

Waiting for Occupants on Cape Cod

To see two Adirondack chairs sitting at the ready in a garden is a perfect escape on a hot summer afternoon. IF YOU LIKE THIS, YOU WILL LOVE…

A Perfect Moment on Cape Cod

Our Word View – Word of the Week = BEAUTIFICATION

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE OF THE… Continue reading

Breakers Mansion, Newport, Rhode Island

The Breakers Mansion in Newport Rhode Island in one word is AMAZING. It exhibits the epitome of the word excess. Built during the “Gilded Age” it was the summer “Cottage” of the Vanderbilt… Continue reading

The Subtle Coast of Yarmouth Massachusetts

     

Beach Living Massachusetts Style – Sagamore Beach

Our Word View – Word of the Week = ZEN

SUNDAY POSTING ~ A COLLABORATIVE BLOG BETWEEN TWO FRIENDS (ME AND MY FRIEND BARB) WHO’S PATHS WERE SEPARATED FOR 20+ YEARS AND HAVE FOUND ONE ANOTHER ONCE AGAIN ONLINE. BOTH SHARE A LOVE OF THE… Continue reading

Boston Beautiful

As much as I love Cape Cod and the ocean I equally love the beautiful old architecture found in downtown Boston. The North End, Beacon Hill and other areas of the city have… Continue reading

Another beautiful harbor, Onset Massachusetts

One thing I absolutely love about living on Cape Cod is there is no shortage of beautiful Harbors in the surrounding area. Each one is different and unique but all are magnificent in… Continue reading

Plymouth Harbor, Massachusetts

I am partial to Plymouth Harbor in Massachusetts. I worked in Plymouth for well over a decade right by the harbor. I think this particular Harbor is one of the prettiest I have… Continue reading

Powder Point Bridge, Duxbury, Massachusetts